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The People Behind Our Products: Ken & Ruth Vonderberg Artwork

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind Our Products: Ken & Ruth Vonderberg Artwork

Ken and Ruth Vonderberg are a talented artistic duo who work on their own unique pieces together in their home studio. They have invested so much time and skill in their retirement to their art. Olson House is honored to showcase and sell each of their pieces in our store.

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The People Behind our Products: Jim Maki Pen & Ink Artwork

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind our Products: Jim Maki Pen & Ink Artwork

JIM MAKI is a talented artist and dear friend of Olson House.  He spent his career teaching art in the schools, which had him working with various mediums alongside his students every day, but it wasn't until retirement when he began to identify himself as an artist. His unique landscape pieces inspire tranquility and peace within our store.

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The People Behind Our Products: Intentional Grain Concrete Home Decor & Planters

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind Our Products: Intentional Grain Concrete Home Decor & Planters

Through the close-knit interior design community in Milwaukee, shop owner Teresa met Amanda (also an interior designer by day). When she learned about Amanda's concrete art, it made such sense to have Intentional Grain as a contributing artist as her aesthetic is perfect for the store.

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The People Behind Our Products: Lapuan Kankurit Kitchen and Bath Textiles

The People Behind Our Products

The People Behind Our Products: Lapuan Kankurit Kitchen and Bath Textiles

Lapuan Kankurit is a linen and wool weaving company based in Finland. Jaana Hjelt, co-owner of Lapuan Kankurit, answers our questions about the company's history, values and dreams. Read about this amazing brand and shop their textiles at Olson House!

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